Welcome to Habitat For Horses!|Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Reflections

When words fail – a note from Jessica’s mom

Many years ago, after reading my latest story in front of a creative writing class, the teacher said, “You have the ability to make people laugh and cry at the same time, Jerry. You can create realities and draw people into them so strongly that the words on the page are never seen. That’s what Full Article

In Honor of Jessica Rekos

While the short attention span of the media has turned its face away from Newtown, Connecticut, the effects of the senseless shootings still reverberate across our nation. The images ...Full Article

The Keeper of the Gate

Standing quietly in the barn, Jeb looked half asleep. With the sun hiding behind the thick clouds, today must have seemed ideal for taking naps. He deserved it, deserved ...Full Article

The American Horse Christmas Tree

The Celebration didn’t happen. There is no star shining brightly on the top of the tree. Many supporters may remember the first lighting of the American Horse Christmas Tree, ...Full Article

Jessica Rekos, The Newest Angel

Jessica Rekos was buried today. Those five words have no right to be a part of our lives. They simply should not exist together in the same sentence. Jessica’s ...Full Article

Help Find Sundance

On occasion someone will ask me to post pictures or stories about their horse. I seldom do it for a variety of reasons, but this is one time I’m ...Full Article

Wisdom of the Elders

Many years ago, perhaps in lands far, far away, the elders were those who captured the wisdom of the ages and willingly shared it with the youth. I can ...Full Article

The Beginning is Near!

You read it right – not the end, but the beginning. The expansion of Habitat for Horses is well underway and a deeply felt, emotional “thank you” is being ...Full Article

“…the spring of hope, the winter of despair….”

Repost from 2/11/12 – Because it’s just as valid today as it was back then. “…the spring of hope, the winter of despair…..” “It was the best of times, ...Full Article

Horse Sanctuary a Bastion against abuse and neglect

Horse sanctuary a bastion against abuse and neglect Posted: 10/18/2012 5:51 PM – Houston Chronicle Rebecca Williams and I are walking around the property, kicking up dust as we ...Full Article